Earth I - Geology
Earth I – Geology (distance course)
The course gives an introduction to planet Earth’s various systems (geosphere, hydrosphere and atmosphere), Earth’s place in the universe, Earth’s internal structure, plate tectonics, minerals and rocks, natural catastrophes, natural resources, and the evolution of living organisms.
Course page www.tellus.geo.su.se
Is based on a written/oral assessment at the end of the course. Assessment criteria are:
A = Excellent
B = Very good
C = Good
D = Satisfactory
E = Sufficient
Fx = Insufficient
F = Entirely insufficient
The assessment criteria will be outlined at the start of the course. To pass the course, a minimum grade E is necessary.
Course literatureNote that the course literature can be changed up to two months before the start of the course.
Marshak, S., 2014 eller 2015
Earth: Portrait of a Planet – 5th or 6th ed.
International Student Edition
W.W. Norton & Co Inc
ISBN-10: 0-393-11826-6 , 039393750X
ISBN-13: 978-0-393-11826-1, 9780393937503
Professor of Geochemistry and petrology
+46 (0)8 16 47 50 | Room: R425
Senior lecturer, Docent, Geology
+46 (0)8 16 47 34 | Room: R229